Type: Historical fiction, Drama
Author: Khaled Hosseini
Publication Date: 2013
Country: United States
Khaled Hosseini is famous for portraying Afghanistan’s history through his collection of books. ‘And the Mountains Echoed’ is an emotional tale wherein the siblings, Abdullah and Pari share an unbreakable bond of affection and care but have to go through a heartbreaking separation at a young age. While growing up, Pari is unaware of Abdullah’s existence but feels a certain kind of void. Eventually, a letter from her old servant reveals the truth about her past and she goes on to look for her brother.